Family Day & Graduation Update:
March 16, 2020 6:15 p.m.
In accordance with the direction from the Commandant of the Marine Corps, the standard 10 day leave period granted to new Marines after graduation has been suspended to limit the new Marines exposure to COVID-19. This order is to protect Marines, their families, Civilian Marines, and families from further exposure to COVID-19. Following graduation at MCRD San Diego, all new Marines will immediately report to the School of Infantry at Camp Pendleton where they will begin the next phase of their training. Upon completion of that training they will continue onto their next unit or additional formal schooling as required. This suspension of leave will continue for the foreseeable future, and could be extended past May 11, 2020. Marines currently on leave will report to the School of Infantry on schedule.
We must all understand the importance of protecting the force and, as a Marine Corps, continue to be the “most ready when the nation is the least ready.”
Please be aware of the following:
– Graduation photos and video will be posted on this FB page at: https://www.facebook.com/mcrdsd/
For the most current information on COVID-19 visit the following websites:
What the U.S. Government is Doing – https://www.usa.gov/coronavirus
* Twitter: @CDCgov, https://twitter.com/cdcgov
The Bay View Restaurant, MCRD San Diego
An evening hosted at the Bay View Restaurant every Wednesday before Boot Camp Graduation. It is a chance to mingle with other new Marine families, meet the Drill Instructors and relax on the beautiful bay on MCRD. Local micro-brewery Stone Brewing Co. will be featuring seasonal favorites.
Featuring Chef’s Seasonal Buffet
$23.95 per person
$16.95 (children, ages 5-11)
For more information, call the Bay View Restaurant at (619) 725-6388
• Special Guests: Drill Instructors from Recruit Training Regiment!
• Local Micro-Brewery Stone Brewing Co. will be featuring some seasonal favorites!
• For more information about the Bay View Restaurant, www.mccsmcrd.com/bayview